Crytek

Senior Animator - HUNT

We are looking for a passionate and ambitious Senior Animator to work on HUNT at our Frankfurt, Germany studio.

As the Senior Animator, you will help create ingame animations with keyframe as well as mocap techniques. 

*Required documents that allow a careful evaluation of your application are resume, cover letter and additional samples (Animation Demo Reel / Portfolio link)*

Responsibilities:

  • Work in close collaboration throughout different departments to assure propriety implementation of animations within game engine.
  • Create key frame animation as well as working with motion capture data for in-game assets while following the given style guide.
  • Ensure timely completion of animation commitments at the desired quality bar.
  • Partners with designers, programmers and other departments involved.

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of professional work experience, preferably in the game industry.
  • Excellent knowledge of Maya.
  • Experience with locomotion sets.
  • Positive, solution-orientated individual with a passion for game development.
  • Experience with any game Engines preferably experience with CRYENGINE.
  • A thorough understanding of animation pipelines and the processes involved from the conceptual phase to implementation.
  • Ability to create fluid, smooth, realistic animations with specific demonstration of animation fundamentals.
  • Passion for Games.
  • Experienced in key-frame animation but also motion capture.
  • Mentor and give feedback to less experienced animators.
  • Team player and self-driven and willing to learn.
  • Solid English skills, good communication skills with a strong affinity for transparency.
  • Willing to relocate to Frankfurt am Main area, Germany.

Preferences:

  • Rigging skill is a plus.
  • Experienced or interested in First-Person animation.

What you can expect from us:

  • A refreshing yet highly professional atmosphere in a diverse team.
  • Flexible work time.
  • FUN.
  • Free public transportation ticket, which lets you use public transport free of charge 24/7.
  • Free onsite German lessons for our employees and partners / spouses.
  • Company language is English. Any additional language is a plus, but not a requirement.
  • Extensive assistance with getting visa, work permits and communication with local authorities.
  • Relocation support.
  • A company apartment for your first few months and help in finding a private apartment....and many more!

About Crytek 

Crytek is an independent videogame developer, publisher, and technology provider dedicated to pushing the boundaries of gaming with its cutting-edge 3D game development solution CRYENGINE. With headquarters in Frankfurt am Main (Germany) and studios in Kiev (Ukraine), and Istanbul (Turkey), Crytek has created multiple award-winning titles, including the original Far Cry, the Crysis series, Ryse: Son of Rome, Warface, The Climb, Robinson: The Journey and Hunt: Showdown. Crytek delivers fun and innovative gaming experiences for PC, consoles, and VR and continues to grow its reach in the games-as-a-service market. Every Crytek game is created with CRYENGINE, which can be used by anyone to create games on a Pay What You Want business model.

For more information visit www.crytek.com - www.cryengine.com and www.huntshowdown.com

 

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